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Adelman hoping he doesn't end up like most other Timberwolves' coaches

We've seen them come and we've seen them go. Flip Saunders is the only coach in Timberwolves' history that had any succes. Rick Adelman is hoping he doesn't end up like Jimmy Rodgers, Bill Blair, Dwane Casey, Kevin McHale, Kurt Rambis, etc...
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We've seen them come and we've seen them go. Flip Saunders is the only coach in Timberwolves' history that had any succes. Rick Adelman is hoping he doesn't end up like Jimmy Rodgers, Bill Blair, Dwane Casey, Kevin McHale, Kurt Rambis, etc...

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